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Programme Director | International Civil Society Centre (ICSC)

Application Closing Date -

Job Start Date - As soon as possible

Duration - permanent

Pay Scale - depending on experience and qualifications

Location - Berlin, Germany

The International Civil Society Centre helps the leading international civil society organisations (ICSOs) maximise their impact for a sustainable and more equitable world. We work with ICSOs such as Amnesty International, Greenpeace or Oxfam to successfully navigate change. We scan the horizon for opportunities and threats; enable learning and cooperation among ICSOs and their stakeholders; support them in developing effective leadership; and promote robust accountability to strengthen their legitimacy. The Centre is a not-for-profit organisation fully owned by the organisations it serves. We strive to set high standards in management, governance and strategy for our shareholders and the wider sector.

The Centre is looking for a Programme Director (m/f/d), who will drive the development of the Centre’s programme and lead our growing team in an empowering way. With a team of dedicated and ambitious colleagues, s/he will develop both new content and new formats for civil society leaders to best move the sector. Our new Programme Director shall support the development of new ways of working in the programme team and beyond, to create agility, cohesion and collaboration, including the use of digital means and tools. This is a key strategic position, working together with the Executive Director and the entire team to increase partnerships, engagement and innovation. It provides a broad range of insights into the civil society sector and entails cooperation with many of the sector’s most eminent leaders

Main tasks and responsibilities

Main requirements and qualifications

We offer

Terms: Permanent contract with a six months probation period
Working hours: 40 hours per week, flexible working hours, including home office opportunities, 28 days of annual leave
Competitive salary: determined by experience and qualifications
Location: Berlin, Germany with about 20% international travel
Starting date: 1 May 2020 or asap

Application for the position

To apply, use our online application form: https://icscentre.org/get-involved/jobs/

Interviews will take place on a rolling basis; we encourage early applications. Please note that we can only contact shortlisted candidates.


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